Video News: 'Hungary Reports', 14 July

  • 15 Jul 2019 8:47 AM
Video News: 'Hungary Reports', 14 July
Breaking news in English from state run M1, the oldest television broadcaster in Hungary.

M1 is managed and primarily funded by MTVA, a government organization formed in 2011. The creation of MTVA and transfer of public media into it has been frequently criticised by NGO's as being politically motivated, intended to the lessen the independence of public service media in Hungary. The government said restructuring was necessary to improve the finances of the public media system, and that all of the organizations within MTVA retain editorial independence.

  • How does this content make you feel?

Explore More Reports

  • Hungary Won't Let In Non-EU Nationals

    Hungary Won't Let In Non-EU Nationals

    • 2 Jul 2020 7:07 PM

    At this time, Hungary is not letting in nationals from countries outside the European Union, not including nationals of Serbia because that is contrary to the interests of Hungarian people’s health, PM Orbán stated after debating the proposal of the EU asking Member States to open their borders to 14 non-European countries.

  • Video: Hungarian Hero Bus Driver Confronts Mugger

    Video: Hungarian Hero Bus Driver Confronts Mugger

    • 2 Jul 2020 7:48 AM

    A good citizen award should go to Károly Zsolt Kis a bus driver in Miskolc for helping a woman with a walking stick who was being attacked on the street in broad daylight.